AWS PaaS DevOps Engineer – NYC – $150k

Jefferson Frank
December 7, 2018
New York, NY
Job Type


Our client is looking for an DevOps Engineer with a Software Engineering background to join their growing team of passionate and innovative cloud focused individuals. As a PaaS DevOps Engineer you will immediately become a key member of the AWS team. You will strongly focus and be responsible for building the cloud environment that is used by our client company.


  • You will ensure solutions that are expertly selected, designed, optimized, and supported during the entire infrastructure lifecycle and provide solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires knowledge of technology, industry requirements, and/or business a functions.
  • You will work as a developer, collaborating with other system and network architects and developers, infrastructure engineers, and associates, to plan and deliver directory integration with cloud IaaS, PaaS, company acquisitions, and other relations projects that integrate or depend with the client company.


  • Thorough understanding of cloud computing: virtualization technologies, Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, Software as a Service cloud delivery models and the current competitive landscape.
  • Knowledge of RDS, VPC, Lambda, ELB, S3, EC2, Route 53.
  • Experience in server side programming languages: Go, Java, Ruby, Python
  • Experience in design and refactoring of existing applications to facilitate repurposing to the cloud.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
  • Proven ability to define, document, articulate, and present technical strategy to C-level executives.


  • Fully paid health, dental, and vision benefits
  • Fully paid expenses for travel
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k with match
  • Performance based bonus
  • Remote flexibility

Jefferson Frank is the Amazon Web Services (AWS) recruiter of choice. We work with organizations worldwide to find and deliver the best AWS professionals on the planet. Backed by private equity firm TPG Growth, we have a proven track record servicing the AWS permanent and contract recruitment market and, to date, have worked with over 30,000 organizations globally from our offices in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.

At Jefferson Frank, our mission is simple: we want happy customers. Whether you're an AWS professional walking into your dream AWS job, or an organization hiring an incredible contractor for your cloud migration project, our goal is to deliver an unrivaled customer experience. Work with us and you'll get the personalized experience you deserve - one you'll simply not find at any other recruitment agency. At Jefferson Frank, we find great people great jobs in AWS.

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